An active family is seeking a PT nanny to create a stimulating, nurturing, and safe environment for their young 7 & 11 year old. Hours are 2:30PM- 7:30PM located in Jersey City, NJ! Nanny will be responsible for all tasks related to care of the children, serving as a loving, nurturing and trustworthy companion. The nanny will not act as a sitter, but rather a playmate, sports and outdoors enthusiast, mentor, educator, and entertainer.
- Experienced working with school-aged children.
- Willing to work collaboratively with parents and assist with developmental milestones.
- Pick up from school & assist in homework and after school activities.
- Carefully research and propose age appropriate local activities and resources, register attendance, and accompany to activities.
- Able to accompany and transport child to and from play dates, outings, classes.
- Knowledgeable about child development (e.g., firm when necessary, but also capable of being laid back and fun).
- Good management skills with toy organization, closet systems, and toiletries.
- Develop and implement sanitation schedule of toys, surfaces, handles, etc.
- Guide children on etiquette and manners.
- Experienced in play-based learning and creating educational activities, tutoring & homework help.
- Engage activities at home, scheduled outings, themed weekends, etc.
- Develop child’s independence; help them be self-motivated.
- Assist child with homework and school projects in an interesting, engaging manner.
- Liaise with child’s schools, track and report to parents on school progress.
- Able to prepare fresh and healthy snacks.
- Capable of building rapport with children.
- Highly organized, detail oriented, proactive, excellent time management, efficient and service focused.
- Attentive to Principals’ preferences and style.
- Intuitive to the needs of the children.
- Professional presentation of self and great personality.
- Ability to easily take direction.
- Active and fit
- Well groomed, professional appearance.
- Long-term intent.
- Reliability and punctuality.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Flexible schedule.
- Creative, energetic, positive, happy, nurturing, calm demeanor.
- Organized and detail-oriented.
- Proactive, resourceful and take initiative to get things done.
- Ability to multitask.
- Willing to assist with the day-to-day functioning of a busy family and household.
- Willing to travel with family on school vacations and holidays.
- 5 years Childcare experience (NOT FOR A FAMILY MEMBER).
- 5+ years of consistent and recent nanny experience in a private home setting.
- 3-4 outstanding references from current and previous professional positions. References will be verified.
- Seeking longevity (e.g., 2+ year commitment).
- Superb command of the English language, both written and oral, is required.
- Technically savvy.
- Understands that the highest levels of confidentiality and discretion are required.
- Live within close proximity to the family’s residence.
- Ability to complete extensive background checks, motor vehicle checks, and drug tests.
- Driver’s license and clean driving record.
- CPR and First Aid certification
- Legal to work in the United States.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $25.00+ Per Hour Depending on Experience